Unsure how to make a compensation claim? Find out here
Many people are unsure how to find an injury lawyer, to claim for injuries they have suffered as a result of an accident or incident. Accident Advice Helpline, one of the UK’s leading claims management companies, is endorsed by Esther Rantzen – we have put together a series of questions to help you make an informed choice:
Is any accident covered?
Yes! As long as the accident was not your fault then you could be entitled to make a claim with an injury lawyer in Winscombe for compensation.
What about a work related incident?
Your employer has a duty of care to ensure that your work environment is safe for you complete your daily, work tasks. Sometimes, due to lapses in structures, systems or someone else’s carelessness, employees can be hurt. You could be entitled to make an injury claim against your employer, via an injury lawyer in Winscombe, for compensation.
My accident was ages ago. Can I still make a compensation claim?
It depends what your definition of ‘ages ago’ is! In the rule of law, to make a successful injury claim, with an injury lawyer in Winscombe, the accident must have been within the last three years. For some compensation claims, this may not apply, e.g. industrial diseases or claims relating to children.
Is any injury covered?
To be entitled to make an injury claim, your injuries must have been assessed by a medical professional. Some people receive medication whilst other people receive on-going treatment.
Will I need to go to court?
Most injury lawyer in Winscombe specialists do not have their cases end up in court, you will be relieved to know! Only in very complex or attested cases will our clients need to attend court.
Will there be any further medical examinations or assessments?
Once again, we find the majority on injury compensation claims are resolved without the need for any further medical examinations. Accident Advice Helpline will be with you every step of the way! Our legal teams are experienced in all manner of injury claims cases.
But, if I contact you, will you pester me with calls and texts?
No! Your initial contact with us is risk free. We believe in operating in a no obligation policy and so chatting informally with one of our advisers is just that – an informal chat.
How much compensation am I entitled to?
The amount will depend on the severity of injuries sustained, as well as other conditions of your case. But our 30 second calculator will give you a good indication of how much, as well as whether your injury claim case could be successful in the first place.
How do I contact you?
Call AAH from your landline free on 0800 689 0500 or from your mobile on 0333 500 0993 or to save even more time, text “Claim365” to 88010. There is no obligation, so there is no risk.
Date Published: 21st October 2013
Author: David Brown